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10 Examples of Beautiful CSS Typography and how they did it...

10 Examples of Beautiful CSS Typography and how they did it...
Lately I have been very interested in how far we can take Typography only using CSS. Sure you can use images or sIFR to produce some very beautiful typography, but there is something unique and special about using only CSS. It is incredibly useful too, if you know the extent you can take CSS you end up with much more flexible websites— especially ones driven by a CMS. Think about how difficult sIFR or images get when you want to replicate that typography or typeface over 100 pages powered by a CMS. If you can get beautiful type via CSS it makes this situation very easy and with out compromise. There are a lot of great sites out there that have beautiful Typography using only CSS, however simply looking at them is only half of the picture. 1. Coudal Partners small headline Larger Headline You may be surprised to find out that the serif font used is… *gasp* times new roman! 2 + 3. Human Sexuality and the Nuptial Mystery Headline Example 3. Seed Conference On Friday, June the 6th 2008 4. 5. 6. 7.

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directory: /tex-archive/fonts/Asana-Math The "Asana Math" OpenType font includes all mathematical symbols included in the latest version of Unicode. It includes a MATH t able as an extension to OpenType that would enable selecting glyphs for stretchy operators in a not-so-font-specific manner. It has been successfully tested with XeTeX 0.9997.4 and Word 2007/2010. The font was constructed using glyphs from the pxfonts of Young Ryu while many symbols were designed by the author. The name Asana (Ἀσάνα, Asána) is the name of the mythological goddess Athena in the Doric dialect.

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Responsive Typography: The Basics by Oliver Reichenstein When we built websites we usually started by defining the body text. The body text definition dictates how wide your main column is, the rest used to follow almost by itself. Used to. Until recently, screen resolution was more or less homogenous. Today we deal with a variation of screen sizes and resolutions. 80 Beautiful Typefaces For Professional Design Advertisement You don’t like to scroll? Be prepared. (We warned you.) Create a Letterpress Effect with CSS Text-Shadow The letterpress effect is becoming hugely popular in web design, and with a couple of modern browsers now showing support for the text-shadow CSS3 property it’s now simple and easy to create the effect with pure CSS. No Photoshop trickery here! Letterpress – Isn’t that a type of industrial print method? That’s right!

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CSS Tools: Reset CSS The goal of a reset stylesheet is to reduce browser inconsistencies in things like default line heights, margins and font sizes of headings, and so on. The general reasoning behind this was discussed in a May 2007 post, if you're interested. Reset styles quite often appear in CSS frameworks, and the original "meyerweb reset" found its way into Blueprint, among others. The reset styles given here are intentionally very generic. O rule + golden proportion for calculating the gutter in the grid O rule + golden proportion for calculating the gutter in the grid Wednesday, May 27, 2009 { 12 Comments } What is Gutter in Grid Design? Gutter is the blank space that separates rows and columns in screen. Almost every web site is made of more than one column.

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